from ssh://host//path

Erik Joelsson erik.joelsson at
Thu Apr 3 11:42:34 UTC 2014

I have had the same problem before and would also appreciate fixing it.


On 2014-04-03 12:47, Weijun Wang wrote:
> Hi All
> I'm trying to clone jdk9 from one of my machines to another using ssh. 
> The source was at ssh://host//space/jdk9/dev. Please note the double 
> slash before "space" because it's not under my $HOME.
> Now I can clone the dev repo but if I go inside and call "sh 
>", it shows trying to get a sub-repo from somewhere like
>    ssh://host/space/jdk9/dev/corba
>              ^  <-- only one slash
> and the error "remote: abort: there is no Mercurial repository here" 
> shows up.
> What shall I do? Symlink the /space inside my $HOME on host? Or is it 
> possible to enhance to deal with this?
> Thanks
> Max

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